Library News

Published: Wed 15 Feb 2012

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Published: Thu 2 Feb 2012

The new weekly library bulletin is now available - to read please click here (Word Document).

Published: Tue 24 Jan 2012

A new weekly bulletin of library news will be launching in the coming weeks... more details will follow soon.

Published: Tue 1 Feb 2011

The library will host an exhibition from East Lothian Museum Service for the next two weeks.

Rags to Riches highlights the lives of four emmigrants from East Lothian who all went on to a level of fame in their new home.

The exhibition focuses on John Ewart, David Syme, William Robertson Smith and Margaret Home Sievwright.

Rags to Riches will be on display until 11 February 2011.

Published: Tue 26 Oct 2010

Books Reading And Writing Awards 2010 are looking for keen readers [S1-4] to be judges in this years awards.

As a judge you will be asked to read three books between now and Christmas, you will also write a small review for each book and discuss books with your fellow judges at a break time convenient to all. Participating pupil judges will then vote for their favourite book. Knox Academy's winner from the shortlist will then go against the favourite of other participating Scottish schools, with the overall winner announced in February 2011.

The awards run by Scottish Book Trust and sponsored by Royal Mail are in their fifth successful year and grow in strength each year.

The shortlisted titles for secondary pupils are:

Crossing the Line by Gillian Philip

Grass by Cathy MacPhail

and

The Witching Hour by Elizabeth Laird

For further information and to register to be a judge please see Mr Plain by Friday 5th November 2010.

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